‘An unabashedly political novel’ – I am China by Xiaolu Guo

Originally posted on Bookmunch:
Included in Granta’s latest list of Best Young British Novelists, Xiaolu Guo became a British citizen around ten years ago, after a film she made gave her ‘a political problem’ in China. I am China is her tenth novel; the fourth she has written in English (she began writing in English…

Posted at 7:44 am on August 1, 2015 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Review | Continue reading

‘Do not read this review’ – The Book of Strange New Things by Michel Faber

Originally posted on Bookmunch:
I started reading what is being described as Michel Faber’s third novel (only Under the Skin and The Crimson Petal and the White qualify as novels, the rest of his books are either novellas or short story collections apparently) without knowing a thing about it, other than it was written by Michel Faber, who…

Posted at 7:42 am on August 1, 2015 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Review | Continue reading

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